Davyhulme Waste Water Treatment Works

Client: Laing O’Rourke (MWC to United Utilities)
Value: £160 Million
Location: Trafford, Manchester
Service: Commercial Management

This project added a third activated sludge plant to the Davyhulme site making this one of the largest treatment plants in Europe. Works include, civil, geotechnical, hydraulic and mechanical & electrical elements. Works also include improving the current ASP’s and providing a new Inlet system to all three areas. Walker Sime are currently providing QS support managing the civil, hydraulic and geotechnical design. earthworks and piling. These packages utilised NEC3 Professional Services and IchemE brown book contracts with the main Contract to United Utilities being IchemE Red Book. Services included full contract administration from pre contract to final account stages, monthly subcontract payments and budgeting, forecasting  dispute resolution. Services also included contract management with the client United Utilities including pricing and submission of variations and delay claims, monthly forecasting and input in to Monthly management reports.